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Complete right sided absence of pericardium

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Congenital Abnormality
HPO: HP:0011631


No pericardium is present on the righthand side of the heart. It is a congenital absence of pericardium rather than the result of a pericardectomy. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVComplete right sided absence of pericardium

Recent clinical studies


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Clin Cardiol 2010 Feb;33(2):E52-7. doi: 10.1002/clc.20607. PMID: 20043342Free PMC Article
Matsuhisa M, Shimomura K, Beppu S, Nakajima K
Am Heart J 1986 Nov;112(5):1004-10. doi: 10.1016/0002-8703(86)90313-3. PMID: 3776796

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